Portrait of Newsday reporter Rick Brand taken on

Rick Brand

Rick Brand is a longtime Newsday reporter who writes about politics and government on Long Island.

Rick Brand 7/25/16 GOP presses for write-in candidate Babylon Republicans in June did not bother to nominate an opponent to freshman Assemb. Kimberly
Rick Brand 7/25/16 Brand: Assembly candidate targeted by GOP Republicans have filed objections to knock Democratic Assembly candidate Deborah Slinkowsky off the ballot in
Rick Brand 6/28/16 Low turnout in LI congressional primaries Voter turnout for two Democratic congressional primaries remained low in drizzling rain heading into the